Welcome back from your trytophan-induced coma. On with what I'm reading this morning:
What I'm reading/watching/wasting time with this morning:
I reported yesterday and this morning on scam websites that promise people help with jobs, food stamps, heat assistance, Medicaid -- things that low-income and working Americans want -- but the sites are really just fronts to get people's...Show More Summary
For the series Good Mythical Morning, Rhett and Link create a number of edible items using the tools kids use to work with Play-Doh. While it’s not the most appetizing way to prepare food, it’s got to taste better than Play-Doh itself. Or not.
Good Monday morning. Please enjoy the temperate weather, because it's going to get stupid cold this week. On with what I'm reading:
[caption id="attachment_68048" align="aligncenter" width="620"] Image courtesy of Bloomberg Businessweek[/caption] Lay’s new cappuccino-flavored potato chips sound like a serious candidate for grossest food ever. [Bloomberg Businessweek,...Show More Summary
-The Daily Show's Jason Jones finds that your worst native content nightmares have come true...in India (video above). link -Vermont to become first state to require GMO food labeling. link -IPG CEO Michael Roth defends his pay as "middle to below competitive compensation." link -A look at the finalists for PornHub's creative director competition. Show More Summary
What's got volunteer Robert Stevens worked up on the morning of the Mobile Food Pantry at the Luce County Community Resource and Recreation Center ("Link," for short) is not the insistent rain or the cold, it's the thought that the federal...Show More Summary
By Jason Rivera: Thanks to Brian for the heads up this morning and sending me a link for the following news this morning as I was getting my daughter ready for her newborn appointment. Emphasis is mine. Investor Group Withdraws Offer to Purchase Brazil Fast Food Corp. RIO DE JANEIRO, Nov 20, 2013 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Brazil Fast Food Corp. Show More Summary
When conservatives rally or march over an issue, such as the yearly March for Life, they doesn't get much attention. Yet, ABC offered two reports on Thursday promoting a liberal-backed strike on fast food restaurants. Good Morning America's...Show More Summary
Here is Patton Oswalt’s first paid acting gig, a 1990 educational video about student loans. Spoiler alert his first joke is about airline food!! -Splitsider In this preview clip from this Friday’s Comedy Bang! Bang!, Aziz Ansari SPILLS on the big stars he’d like to cast in his Emoji movie. Did you watch last Friday’s CBB [...]
A reader, Leah Pressman, left this Feedback message this morning: She sends a link to the story in the New York Times. The world food prize foundation awarded [this year's prize] to several scientists on the teams working for Monsanto who figured out how to make genetically modified crops. I am stunned by this and [...]
This is one of the very few behind-the-scenes photos I have from the new season of my Food Network show, which starts tomorrow morning. I posted the photo on PW Home and Garden a couple of months ago when I was linking to the jeans I...Show More Summary
In Wednesday's morning roundup: Tribune Tavern, becoming an SF food jerk, classing up the Tendernob, the Beach Chalet soccer field fight, illegal rent increases and more. [ more › ]
Get an update on the St. Joseph's College baseball team's playoff hopes, news on events to fill up your weekend and local food write-ups from around the web in today's morning link round-up.
[via io9] MORNING LINKS ‘Action Stars Shooting At Dogs’ Debuts With Mel Gibson |Film Drunk| Even The Westboro Baptist Church Loves Jennifer Lawrence |UPROXX| Here’s Every Pam Poovey Food Prop [...] The post Tired of Sweded Trailers? Here’s a ‘Pacific Rim’ One (Morning Links) appeared first on FilmDrunk.
[via Holy Taco] MORNING LINKS Matthew McConaughey was shirtless at Whole Foods |Film Drunk| Frotcast 142: Matt Ufford, and Your Favorite Directors’ Worst Movies |Frotcast| Gaaahhhh [via Best Nate Smith Ever!] [...] The post The Day the Earth Stopped Masturbating (Morning Links) appeared first on FilmDrunk.
• Short on sleep? Don’t eat these insomnia-inducing foods. (HuffPost Healthy Living) • The secret behind how all those “fresh” juices have such a long shelf-life. (Well + Good NYC) • How to use coupons to save 84% on your grocery bill. Show More Summary
Cheesy vegan kale chips kick a Cheetos craving to the curb - POPSUGAR Food Guilt-free margaritas to celebrate the weekend with - Shape Avocado mango smoothie - need we say more? - Vegetarian Times Don't sabotage your morning workoutShow More Summary
• 9 wellness rules of exceptionally healthy people. (Well+Good NYC) • Super Bowl party food nutritionists will be serving this weekend. (HuffPost Healthy Living) • 6 health benefits of downward dog. (FitSugar) • What you can learn about dating…from your dog. Show More Summary